Travel Blogs from Klosters
Woke up at 4.45am on a Wednesday to start my holiday - arrgggg, very tired but so glad I paid the 40 quid for a cab fare from home (Clapton) to Heathrow. It took one hour with hardly any traffic!! Good flight, only took an hour and a quarter and there I was in Zurich. Then onto trains for 3 and 3/4 hours with beautiful scenery and a few painless changes eventually arriving in pretty Pontresina about 4pm and, it ...
Today I took a day trip to a couple of little villages, heidiland and Liechtenstein - a small country that is between Switzerland and Austria. It was a very nice tour and we passed through lots of farm land. The farms are all cute and old and tiny and they were smelly because everyone was spreading manure ...
... past the ice castle. It felt so easy now, and it’s hard to believe I was so nervous beforehand.
The slope was starting to shut down and the lifts stopped so we caught a bus back to Pontresina. The boys fortunately jumped on the same bus near St Moritz. We saw them as we pulled up having a snowball fight. Even though we tried to hide and pretend we didn’t know them, Bart recognized our gear and they found us. They had a blast going into powder snow off ...
... Joel and I had the afternoon to ourselves and go a few groceries as we wanted to cook dinner for the family tonight. We got home and after warm showers relaxed with a cup of hot tea and did a bit of work until Brigitte and Eric came home.
We cooked dinner for the family of chicken and mushroom risotto and creamy spinach. We tried to replicate the recipe of creamy spinach that Brigitte made few nights earlier but it was missing something. Later she told ...
... were a lot busier and also icier. Don't get me wrong - the skiing/boarding is still great.
On the other hand, the Lech side (Lech, Zug and Zurs) seemed to have the better slopes - wide, open, not too crowded, and much more powder.
So you really have to decide what you prefer more. But at least there close enough to each other that you can actually do both during a week.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed